As a principal in the city’s cultural community since 1939, Pittsburgh Opera and its events have developed a reputation for elegance and excitement. 


Our Resident Artists raise a glass in celebration

Resident Artists at the Diamond
Horseshoe Celebration, 2022

Diamond Horseshoe Celebration 

Friday, September 30, 2022
Omni William Penn Hotel (530 William Penn Place)

The 67th annual Diamond Horseshoe Celebration welcomed everyone back to a fresh season of opera with an elegant evening of cocktails and live performances by our much-loved Resident Artists!


Laced/Unlaced fashion show design image


Laced/Unlaced Fashion Show 

Monday, February 13, 2023
Bitz Opera Factory (2425 Liberty Avenue)



Join us for an evening of uninhibited fashion.

Pittsburgh Opera will partner with Skye Douglass and House of Couture Designs to combine the best in couture with top-shelf operatic entertainment. Laced/Unlaced promises to be a scintillating runway experience unlike any other.


Well-dressed men and women of different ages dance

Our 2018 Maecenas Gala event

Maecenas XXXVIII

Saturday, April 15, 2023
Bitz Opera Factory (2425 Liberty Avenue)



Pittsburgh Opera’s 38th annual season-ending fundraising gala, Maecenas is Pittsburgh Opera's signature fundraiser gala. Maecenas is the social event of the season, hailed by SEEN as “one of the best black tie galas in town” and by the Tribune Review as one of Pittsburgh’s top parties of the year.


For more information about any of our special event fundraisers, call 412-281-0912, ext. 225.